NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The 21st Annual UBS Global Healthcare Services Conference opens today at the Grand Hyatt in New York City and runs through Tuesday, February 8th. The conference will feature presentations and updates from senior management from more than 90 of the leading healthcare services firms around the world, companies that continue to shape this dynamic field. Presenting companies include:
Bio-Reference Laboratories, Inc.
Brookdale Senior Living Inc.
Cardinal Health, Inc.
China Cord Blood Corporation
Chindex International, Inc.
Community Health Systems, Inc.
CompuGroup Medical AG
Cross Country Healthcare, Inc.
Golden Meditech Holdings Limited
Health Management Associates, Inc.
Healthcare Services Group, Inc.
Henry Schein, Inc.
HMS Holdings Corp.
IPC The Hospitalist Company, Inc.
Kindred Healthcare, Inc.
LifePoint Hospitals, Inc.
Lincare Holdings Inc.
LTC Properties, Inc.
Merge Healthcare Incorporated
On Assignment, Inc.
PSS World Medical, Inc.
Quality Systems, Inc.
Quest Diagnostics Incorporated
Senior Housing Properties Trust
Sirona Dental Systems, Inc.
SXC Health Solutions Corp.
Tempo Participações S.A.
The Advisory Board Company
The Providence Service Corporation
U.S. Physical Therapy, Inc.
United Drug plc
UnitedHealth Group Incorporated
Universal American Corp.
Universal Health Services, Inc.
WebMD Health Corp.
Weight Watchers International, Inc.
West Pharmaceutical Services Inc.
WuXi PharmaTech (Cayman) Inc.
Audio transmissions and the conference agenda will be available on the UBS Investment Bank website at www.ibb.ubs.com/Conferences/. Audio transmissions of company presentations will be available live and by replay. Replays will begin three hours after the actual presentation time and will be available on the site for up to four weeks.
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Allison Chin-Leong, +1-212-882-5693
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